Recovers powers #BolesFire recovery
Last week, the city of Weed, CA was devastated by a fire that destroyed 110 homes and forced the evacuation of nearly 2,000 residents. To help organize the city’s recovery efforts, the site Weed.Recovers.org has been adopted by the local organizations and government, serving as the central, online hub where residents can offer and request help.
Waldo Canyon Fire photo by @kittlent
“If you are available to do so, can you come into the joint info center for a bit to help me with few SM (social media) issues.”
Those words called me in for a five-day stint as the official Twitter voice for the Waldo Canyon Fire recovery effort, the most destructive fire in Colorado history, in late June 2012.